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BusinessToday.in
New Delhi, August 17, 2018
In 2002, then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee addressed a media conference after communal riots hit Gujarat. The former Prime Minister gave some advice to then Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi. Watch BusinessToday.In video.


BusinessToday.In
August 17, 2018
In the blog, Modi decodes how Vajpayee rescued the economy in the mid 1990s and how he was ahead of his times. PM Modi also talks about Vajpayee's four decades of illustrious leadership and the high standards of debate in Parliament.


BusinessToday.In
August 17, 2018
Former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee's last rites were performed at Smriti Sthal with full state honour today.


BusinessToday.In
August 16, 2018
Atal Bihari Vajpayee, the former prime minister who was undergoing treatment at the All India Institutes of Medical Sciences, breathed his last at 5:05 pm today.


Mail Today Bureau
New Delhi, August 16, 2018
However, even before the scheme is launched on September 25, the birthday of Bharatiya Jana Sangh founder Deen Dayal Upadhyay, a number of fake websites have come up with the aim of cheating prospective beneficiaries.


BusinessToday.In
August 16, 2018
Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away today at the age of 93. Leaders cutting across the political spectrum mourned the loss of India's former prime minister.


BusinessToday.In
August 15, 2018
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today visited All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi to enquire about the health of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.


PTI
August 15, 2018
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said a new agriculture export policy will be unveiled soon to boost farm income as the government is on track to achieve the target of doubling farmers' income by 2022.


BusinessToday.In
August 15, 2018
The Prime Minister mentioned some of the key policy decisions such as GST and Benami Law that were discussed for years but did not see the light of the day till his government came to power.  


Joe C Mathew
August 15, 2018
Delivering his Independence day address from the ramparts of Red Fort, Modi said that it is high time India ensures that its poor get access to good quality and affordable healthcare.


BusinessToday.in
New Delhi, August 15, 2018
Modi says India is now the land of reform, perform and transformPrime minister Narendra Modi delivered his fifth Independence Day Speech as PM. Running parallel to the  Ayushman Bharat-National Health Protection Scheme would be the Jan Aarogya Abhiyan which would kick off on September 25, he announced. The healthcare schemes will ensure access to good quality healthcare for the poor and marginalised. Modi also said India used to be a 'sleeping elephant', but has started walking and running now'. He announced a manned mission to space by 2022. He also thanked the business community for the success of GST.Rupee has fallen due to external factors, nothing to worry says govtThe rupee fell to a record low of 70 against the dollar on Tuesday amid fears that the financial troubles faced by Turkey may spread to other emerging economies. The rupee ended trading on Tuesday at 69.89 per dollar.Attributing the fall in rupee value against the US dollar to 'external factors', economic affairs secretary Subhash Chandra Garg said that there was nothing to worry about as long as the depreciation was in line with other currencies.Rupee has given 'vote of no confidence' to Modi by crashing to historic low, says RahulWith rupee touching a fresh all-time low of 70.08 against dollar , Congress President Rahul Gandhi turned the heat on the Narendra Modi government over its failure to control the declining rupee. The Indian currency has seen nearly 10 per cent fall this year alone. Taking a jibe at Prime Minister's remarks of \"70-year misrule\" of various parties, including the Congress, the party said \"Modiji finally managed to do something that we couldn't do in 70 years\".RBI rejects Kotak Bank's promoter stake dilution plan, says it does not meet normsDays after private lender Kotak Mahindra Bank said it had used the preference share allotment route to reduce promoter Uday Kotak's shareholding in the bank, the RBI rejected it saying \"it does not meet their promoter holding dilution requirement\". In a regulatory filing on Tuesday, Kotak Mahindra Bank said it still believes that the bank's stake dilution plan meets the requirement, and assured to continue engaging with the central bank over the issue.India's richest women: Smitha Crishna, Roshni Nadar top listA survey, prepared by Kotak Wealth-Hurun, features Smitha Crishna, the third generation heir of the Godrej empire, as the wealthiest Indian woman with net worth of Rs 37,570 crore. The total wealth of each woman featured in the top 100 women exceeds Rs 1,000 crore, while their average income is around Rs 4,000 crore. Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw is the only richest self-made women -- with the total wealth of Rs 24,790 crore - who could make it to the top 100. Following Smitha is HCL CEO and Executive Director Roshni Nadar, whose net worth is around Rs 30,200 crore. On the third spot is Indu Jain of Bennett Coleman and Co Group, whose total wealth is estimated to be around Rs 26,240 crore.Twitter launches Twitter LiteMicro-blogging platform Twitter has launched Twitter Lite Android app in 21 more countries, including India, that will minimize data usage. It will load quickly on slower networks and take up less space on a mobile device. It's on the same lines as Facebook Lite and Youtube Go. The app, built for 2G and 3G networks which are still in use in several parts of India, helps a user save on data while using it.Reliance Jio's broadband service GigaFiber registrations to start todayRegistrations for Jio GigaFiber high-speed broadband are now officially open, allowing you to show your interest in the service. Jio GigaFiber was announced last month at the company's 41st Annual General Meeting, and will provide speeds to 1Gbps, according to the company. The company will give priority to areas with the highest interest for the rollout. The Jio broadband service was being tested out for the past two years.Cash-strapped Fortis Healthcare sees signs of improvementCash-strapped Indian hospital operator Fortis Healthcare Ltd said it was starting to see some signs of recovery, as it secured shareholder approval for its takeover by Malaysia's IHH Healthcare Bhd. Fortis which operates 30 private hospitals in India has been struggling with a cash crunch, rising debt and other problems. IHH will invest 40 billion rupees at 170 rupees per share in Fortis.


BusinessToday.In
August 15, 2018
PM Modi said when India celebrates 75th year of Independence in 2022, \"and if possible even before, an Indian son or daughter\" will be part of a manned space mission on board 'Gaganyaan' \"carrying the national flag\".


BusinessToday.In
August 15, 2018
Earlier, the Prime Minister was expected to announce the roll out of Ayushman Bharat on Independence Day. The chief architect of the scheme Dr Vinod K Paul had told Business Today that only 12-15 states would launch the scheme on 15 August 2018 as the others were not prepared to roll it out on time.


BusinessToday.In
August 15, 2018
Prime Minister Modi said that the country has made rapid changes in the past few years compared to 2013 when the Congress-led UPA government was in power. The Prime Minister said that the country was on a new path of progress.


BusinessToday.In
August 15, 2018
It is rare for the middle class to find direct mention in Indian Prime Ministers'  Independence Day speech. Farmer issues and the sufferings of the poor usually dominate PM Modi's Independence Day speeches.


BusinessToday.In
August 15, 2018
Prime Minister Modi said that the country has made rapid changes in the past four years compared to 2013 when the Congress-led UPA government was in power.


BusinessToday.in
New Delhi, August 14, 2018
On the occasion of 72nd Independence Day, Madame Tussauds has shared an interview of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. PM Modi talks about his experience with the team of experts at Madame Tussauds. The Prime Minister also recalls the moment he was approached for the wax figure at Tussauds.


Sahil Joshi
Mumbai, August 13, 2018
The Mudra scheme was aimed at fulfilling Modi's 2014 election campaign promise of jobs to youngsters. Under this much-touted scheme, over 90% loans are small loans (up to Rs 50,000), which as experts believe are not enough to create substantial jobs.


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, August 13, 2018
Companies can also organise corporate events on the Alaknanda. There are audio-visual system facilities available for such events.


BusinessToday.In
August 13, 2018
PM Modi may push financial inclusion drive in I-Day speechPrime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to announce benefits for about 32 crore Jan Dhan account holders in his Independence Day address this week to provide a boost to the government's financial inclusion drive, official sources said. There could be a doubling of overdraft facility to Rs 10,000 under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) account holders as part of the government's effort to fund the unfunded, they said.PVR to acquire 71.69% stake in Sathyam Cinemas for Rs 633 crMultiplex chain PVR Ltd today said it is acquiring 71.69 per cent stake in South India-based SPI Cinemas for about Rs 633 crore in an all cash deal. It said that the company's board has also approved the issuance of 1.6 million shares of PVR for the residual stake. PVR said that the board has approved the execution of a Share Purchase Agreement (SPA) in this regard. Sathyam Cinemas is one of the largest cinema exhibitors in South IndiaAir India grounds 19 aircrafts due to lack of spares: ICPADebt-laden Air India has grounded as many as 19 aircraft, including nine Airbus A321, due to want of spares, resulting in a significant loss of revenue to the carrier besides flight cancellations, one of its pilots' body has alleged. PM Modi hits out at opposition, says campaign of lack of jobs needs to stop nowPrime Minister Narendra Modi has said that more than one crore jobs have been created in the last one year. In an interview to ANI, he argued that when economy is growing at a faster pace, in fact fastest among the major economies, how will the jobs market not expand? Hence, the campaign of lack of jobs needs to stop now, he said while referring to opposition's constant attack.Microsoft boss Satya Nadella sells one-third of his shares for $35 millionMicrosoft's Indian-origin CEO Satya Nadella has netted over USD 35 million after selling almost one-third of his common shares in the software giant. Nadella sold 328,000 shares in multiple trades at prices ranging from $109.08 to $109.68 as the stock trades near a record price.India's economic growth to improve in coming quarters: CII-ASCONIndia's economic growth will improve further in the coming quarters due to recovery in domestic demand as also the investment cycle, according to the CII-ASCON Industry Survey. It said the demand and investment will be supported by better consumption patterns on account of favourable monsoon, moderation in inflation and the onset of festive season.Ayushman Bharat will create 2 lakh jobs in 5 years: Govt Nearly 2 lakh employment opportunities will be generated in five years time period with the implementation of Centre's flagship Ayushman Bharat program.This estimate has been made by the Union health ministry.These jobs will be created at various levels including hospitals, insurance companies, call centres and research section. Ayushman Bharat is a National Health Protection Scheme which will cover over 10 crore poor and vulnerable families


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